How Other Cultures Celebrate Death

Everyone likes Halloween. You get to dress up, eat candy, and hang out with your friends all night. But there’s way more to it than the latest costume fads and sugary snacks. Halloween started out as a celebration of the dead, and some of its ancient roots still shine through.


And since death is a part of life, it makes sense that people all over the world, from all different cultures and backgrounds, have their own holidays set aside to honor those who have passed on.

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